Trainings are a short form of education (from 1 to 3 months) and are intended for people who already work in a particular professional field and want to complement their knowledge or for people who want to explore a particular sector in order to decide what specialization route they should take.
Academies are a broader form of education (from 6 to 12 months) and are intended for beginners who want to specialize in a particular profession. The programs at these academies are closely aligned with the job positions which are in high demand on the market.
SEDC is a specialized training center that organizes academies in the areas of programming, computer networks and design. The total number of academic programs that we provide from these areas is 9, e.g.:
Web Programming Academy
Network Engineer Academy
Cyber Specialist Academy
Graphic Design Academy
Web Design Academy
3D Game Design Academy
Visual Arts Academy
Fashion Design Academy
Software Test Academy
*If you would like to obtain additional information about the aforementioned programs, the duration and the courses schedule, please click on the titles of the academies.
The academies are intended for persons over 18 years with a minimum of completed secondary education; there is no upper age limit. Every year, an increasing number of people over 30 follow these programs as the fastest and the most effective form of personal retraining.
The programs at the academies are designed for people who wish to specialize or retrain in order to start a new career in the IT or the design industry. Each program is aligned with the profiles required by companies in these areas.
You do not need prior knowledge in order to enter the programs but it is very important that you identify if the problems of the chosen direction are a match for your personality type and most importantly, whether you would love to work in this sector or not.
To identify better your personality type and seek consultations, please schedule your appointment with us on the following telephone number: 078 499 462.
The lectures at the academies are delivered in the Macedonian language, but there is also the option of following the lectures in the English language at the Web Programming Academy.
All the programs we offer are in high demand and aligned with the needs on the market. To find out more information about the programs, click here > What academies do you offer? Or schedule a meeting with us on the following telephone number: 078 499 462.
All programs are a combination of theoretical and practical lectures which are delivered by individuals from the business sector who directly share their knowledge and experience with you. During your studies you are going to work on various individual and team projects, and some of them are intended for selected companies.
The program of these academies is created by the business sector in order to educate staff who will be able to work and meet their expectations. Given that these professions are technical and require practical knowledge, you can apply the things you learn anywhere in the world.
When you complete a course you will receive a DIPLOMA for successfully completed or attended academy in conjunction with your performance and score. At some of the academies, for specific subjects which are attended after the official program and after they are passed, the student also receives an official CERTIFICATE which is internationally recognized.
In this profession, practical knowledge and your portfolio acquired at the academy and outside of it will have you employed. After the completion of these academies, your results and recommendations from trainers will be the first stepping stones. In addition to the companies with which we have signed a memorandum for cooperation, where some of our students attend practical classes, there is a great number of IT companies in which our students and trainers from the academies are already working and who contact us immediately when new job positions are opened, requiring contacts from students who possess the required qualifications. Since the programs at the academies are created in accordance with the job positions, in coordination with mentors and trainers who come from the IT industry, the program itself calibrates you into a program which is desirable for employment.
The majority of the students who complete these programs (over 80%) are immediately employed. There is a compulsory internship in the companies in some of the academies.
There are 7 computer laboratories equipped with all the equipment necessary for following the lectures and 2 rooms where you work with your laptop.
Academies at which bringing your personal equipment is compulsory: Visual Arts Academy and Software Test Academy.
Each year, the lectures at the academies start on October 15th. The entries are open from February 1st and last until the beginning of the lectures or until all the vacancies are filled. We recommend that you book your place on time and to use the early-entry discounts.
The prices at the academies depend on the programs and the number of lessons and vary from 1.850 EU to 3.000 EU, with possibility of different ways of payment.
The prices per academy and discounts for early entry are available at the following link:
The prices do not have hidden costs and the same cover the materials, the diploma and the official certificates, for the programs that include them.
Payments can be made by natural persons and legal entities. We conclude a contract with every individual or legal entry according to data from the application for entries in which the payment method is defined.
Payments can be made in the following ways:
- In installments without a guarantor (for legal entities and natural persons who are regularly employed)
- In installments with a guarantor (intended exclusively for natural persons who are not regularly employed)
- In cash
All the legal entities and natural persons who decide to pay in installments conclude a contract at the notary’s office at our expense. Natural persons who want to pay in installments, but are not regularly employed are required to provide a guarantor (A guarantor can be any natural person who is regularly employed. The guarantor, on the day of signing the contract is required to issue a document that they are regularly employed). Data for the guarantor shall be filled in electronic application for registration with the pre-selection of the option installments with a guarantor added in the payment method.
You define the number of installments. After the conclusion of the contract it is necessary to pay min. 10% of the agreed price, while the last installment is paid by September at the latest, before the start of the new academic year.
Simulations for payment installments
- Payment of 17 installments + advance payment (the example refers to the Programming Academy, with the duration from October 2019 to October 2020)
Regular price: 2.550 EU – 400 EU discount for installments for entry until April 15th = 2.150 EU
Payment of 10% by April 30th at the latest: 215 EU
Balance: 1.935 EU/16 months (May 2019 – September 2020) = 121 EU monthly installment
The maximum number of installments for this academy is 17. Payment of installments can start upon enrollment or by September 2019 at the latest (at 12 installments).
- Payment of 13 installments + advance payment (the example refers to the Design Academy with the duration from October 2019 to June 2020)
Regular price: 2.550 EU – 400 EU discount for installments for entry until April 15th = 2.150 EU
Payment of 10% by April 30th by the latest: 215 EU
Balance: 1.935/ 13 months (May 2019 – May 2020) = 149 EU monthly installment
- The maximum number of installments for this academy is 13. Payment of installments can start upon enrollment or by September 2019 at the latest (at 9 installments).
- Payment of 18 installments + advance payment (the example refers to the Networks Academy, with the duration from October 2019 to November 2020)
Regular price: 3.000 EU – 400 EU discount for installments for entry by April 15th = 2.600 EU
Payment of 10% by April 30th at the latest: 260 EU
Balance: 2.340 EU/18 months (May 2019 – November 2020) = 130 EU monthly installment
The maximum number of installments for this academy is 18. Payment of installments can start upon enrollment or by September 2019 at the latest (at 14 installments).
Simulations for payment in cash
- Payment in cash with an advance payment
Regular price: 2.550 – 500 EU discount for payment in cash until April 15th = 2.050 EU
Payment of 10% by April 30th: 205 EU
Payment of the rest of the payment by September 15th: 1845 EU
- Payment in cash without an advance payment
Regular price: 2.550 EU – 400 EU discount for payment in cash for entry until April 15th = 2.050 EU
Payment of the full amount by April 30th at the latest with an additional discount of 50 EU for payment without an advance payment: 2. 000 EU
Payment in installments or in cash is carried out through a money order in a bank/ post office or on our premises with an electronic card from all banks. You can use credit cards for payment in cash (Visa, Maestro, Diners, etc.).
Data for the payment is available in the contract.
Great, we will contact you within 7 days in order to schedule a meeting to sign the contract. In addition to the agreement which contains all payment information, we issue an invoice for the entire amount.
By obtaining the aforementioned documents you officially become our student J
We send our first official e-mail for the beginning of the academies (Welcome Day) to your e-mail address from the application by October 7th at the latest.